Published June-July 1951
Cover by Al Feldstein. “Bats In My Belfry!”, script by Al Feldstein, art by Jack Davis; An actor loses his hearing, so he goes to visit an unorthodox individual that a friend tipped him off to; This person recommends transplanting the auditory senses of a bat. “The Living Death!”, script by Al Feldstein, art by Graham Ingels; Two doctors are in love with the same woman; she develops a tumor on her heart; Dr. Manning operates on her, but she dies. “Curse!” text story. “Midnight Snack!”, script by Al Feldstein, art by Johnny Craig; Duncan Reynolds is reading horror stories when he gets hungry, and suddenly finds himself in front of a restaurant that is serving up foul-smelling food. “Scared To Death!”, script by Al Feldstein, art by Wally Wood; A man weds a woman to secure her uncle’s fortune when he dies, but gets tired of waiting so convinces his wife to be an accomplice to her uncle’s murder. 36 pgs., full color. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.
Content Tales From the Crypt • Bats in My Belfry! • Crypt of Terror • Living Death! • Witch’s Cauldron! • Curse! • Midnight Snack! • Vault of Horror! • Scared To Death!
Artists Al Feldstein cover, inker, penciler, writer • Bill Gaines editor • Graham Ingels inker, penciler • Jack Davis inker, penciler • Johnny Craig inker, penciler • Wally Wood inker, penciler